The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 64 57 72
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Contract jobs citing REST 4 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.58% 1.62% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.63% 6.25% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 1
Median daily rate £400 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.49%
REST
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
152 208 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.16% 25.90% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 128 99
Median daily rate £338 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing REST as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing REST across the Milton Keynes region.

REST Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for REST.

1 19 (90.48%) SOAP
2 14 (66.67%) SOA
3 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (57.14%) TDD
5 10 (47.62%) SQL
6 9 (42.86%) .NET
6 9 (42.86%) C#
6 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
6 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
6 9 (42.86%) High Availability
7 7 (33.33%) DevOps
7 7 (33.33%) Middleware
8 6 (28.57%) Retail
9 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
9 5 (23.81%) JSON
9 5 (23.81%) WCF
9 5 (23.81%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (23.81%) SaaS
9 5 (23.81%) MSMQ
9 5 (23.81%) Java
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (19.05%) Oracle
10 4 (19.05%) JBoss
10 4 (19.05%) XML
10 4 (19.05%) IBM
10 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (14.29%) Android SDK
11 3 (14.29%) Android Development
11 3 (14.29%) Android Studio

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) JBoss
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (23.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SSL
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Android Studio
1 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.76%) Ant
2 1 (4.76%) Flyway
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
General
1 6 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Architect
3 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce Architect
4 5 (23.81%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (19.05%) Designer
5 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Architect
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Android Developer
6 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
6 3 (14.29%) Technical Architect
7 2 (9.52%) Digital Architect
7 2 (9.52%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 2 (9.52%) iOS Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Java Android Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Designer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Technical Architect
7 2 (9.52%) Web Architect
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) SOAP
2 9 (42.86%) .NET
3 7 (33.33%) Middleware
4 5 (23.81%) JSON
4 5 (23.81%) MSMQ
4 5 (23.81%) WCF
5 4 (19.05%) XML
6 3 (14.29%) Android SDK
6 3 (14.29%) XSD
7 2 (9.52%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (9.52%) Web Services
7 2 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (4.76%) DOM
8 1 (4.76%) iOS SDK
8 1 (4.76%) Spring
8 1 (4.76%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 3 (14.29%) DataPower
4 1 (4.76%) Blockchain
4 1 (4.76%) Cryptocurrency
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) SOA
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) TDD
4 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 9 (42.86%) High Availability
5 7 (33.33%) DevOps
6 3 (14.29%) Android Development
6 3 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.52%) EAI
7 2 (9.52%) iOS Development
7 2 (9.52%) Mobile Development
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.76%) BDD
8 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.76%) Kanban
8 1 (4.76%) Pair Programming
8 1 (4.76%) Re-Platforming
8 1 (4.76%) Scrum
8 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 4 (19.05%) IBM
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
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